Family and Medical Leave Act Workshop – Moffatt Thomas Attorney Ben Ritchie to Present at Idaho Department of Labor

The Idaho Department of Labor presents Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) Workshop in Idaho Falls on October 9th, 2014.

Moffatt Thomas attorney Ben Ritchie will provide employers and attendees with current information regarding FMLA, specifically:

  • Overview of the FMLA statute and regulations
  • Intersection of leave under Workers’ Compensation, the FMLA and the ADA
  • Recent developments in case law
  • New pregnancy discrimination guidelines

This workshop is offered at no cost to attendees.

For more information, including registration details, click here.


Moffatt Thomas has been providing legal services to the Pacific Northwest and Intermountain West since 1954, serving clients in the full-spectrum of business, litigation, and regulatory areas. With Idaho offices in Boise, Idaho Falls and Pocatello, the firm is strategically situated for direct contact with the governor’s office, the legislature, federal and state administrative agencies, area businesses, and international and national corporations engaged in business throughout the region. Since its inception over 50 years ago, its current and former lawyers have achieved the highest leadership positions in national, state and local legal and civic organizations.

Ben Ritchie represents a variety of clients in the areas of commercial law, insurance defense, workers’ compensation, employment law, construction law, and transportation law. Mr. Ritchie is a member of the inaugural class of the Idaho Academy of Leadership for Lawyers, 2011-2012. He is a lifelong resident of Eastern Idaho, and he enjoys playing all sports and exploring the outdoors with his wife and three children.


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